Rubbing the belly of a Buddha it is said to bring good luck.
But Candice Swanepoel stroked his own as he leaned on a huge statue in a photograph published in Instagram on Sunday.
The queen of the catwalk advanced state of pregnancy seemed to be having a great time while relaxing in reclining Buddha image in black and white.
Joking about how tired she feels at this time, the 27-year-old South African beauty stunning image captioned: “My mood all day every day Zzz #ohhhmmm # 8monthspregnant ‘..
The Afrikaner is expecting her first child with boyfriend model Hermann Nicoli Brazilian origin, who began dating in 2006.
Candice, who is famed for her perfect catwalk figure, certainly has plenty of reasons to be happy after it emerged she is the eighth highest earning model in the world.
According to Forbes she made $7 million, up by $2 million on last year, thanks to her status as a Victoria’s Secret Angel.
In addition the saucy lingerie model has lucrative deals with Maxfactor, Biotherm, Versace and Givenchy.
Candace has been modeling for Victoria’s Secret since 2007 and became an Angel in 2010.
Three years later she was chosen to wear the Fantasy Bra for the 2013 Fashion Show.
The bra featured 4,200 precious gems, including rubies, diamonds and yellow sapphires set in 18 carat gold with a 52-carat ruby at the center.
A photo posted by Candice Swanepoel (@angelcandices) on